Books tagged: pioneers

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A Collection Of Dirty Little Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
No erotica in this collection, despite the title! Just tales of people getting filthy mad at each other, commiting dirty deeds out of greed, lust or jealousy, and generally a whole swag of grubby goings-on. Some are filled with wry humour, others will make you laugh out loud, and some are filled with pathos. Adventure, mystery, smiles and history, there's something for everyone in this collection!
Ebb And Flow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Two centuries of one of Australia's founding families unfold as generations are shaped and moulded by historic events, relationships, and the grand and majestic sweep of the Hawkesbury River. One in a series of ten short stories published in a compilation entitled A Collection Of Dirty Little Stories.
The Alone Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Inspirational
The Alone Man draws on the concept of ‘dreamtime’. It is a ‘double love story’ about a man’s love for his wife and family and his love of the land and nature.
Home on Stoney Creek
Series: Sarah's Journey, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,710. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The cry for freedom is spreading through the colonies calling many people to war, but Sarah's family feels called to a new, untamed wilderness called Kentucky. Kentucky doesn't feel much like freedom to Sarah, however, with its harsh living conditions and non-stop Indian raids. She can't understand why God didn't answer her prayers to stay in Virginia, and she vows she'll return some day.
The Magic Cowgirl Boots
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 2006, eleven-year-old Priscilla hates her name, her younger sister, doing chores and not getting a ride to school from her parents. The only things she really likes are eating and horses. There's some drastic surprises in store when she puts on a pair of cowgirl boots and is transported to the year 1877, to become the great-grandmother for whom she is named. How can you believe such a liar?
Lorah's Place
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,250. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Pine Lake Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
"Lorah's Place" is the sequel to "Lorah's Promise," and takes place five years after Lorah and her family emigrated from Ireland to the Dominion of Canada in 1868. Lorah is determined to honour the promise she made to her brother Will to become a nurse, and for the last four of those years, she has been helping Doctor Fitzpatrick in the small settlement of Maplegrove.
The Pied Pipers of Rock and Roll: Radio Deejays of the '50s and '60s
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,650. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Rock-'n'-roll and the men who brought it over the airwaves into homes and cars changed the cultural landscape. This book examines the phenomenon of the AM deejays who captivated a generation and helped define the counterculture that has forever changed the landscape of American youth.
Friend Beyond Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 183,040. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Friend Beyond Death is a story of identity (lost and found) set against the extraordinary land-scape of northwest Australia’s Kimberley. It is a saga of a seeming irreconcilable conflict of cultures, where a young man may hold the key. Its fascinating exploration of Gadgeri society provides a vivid example of peoples whose culture has enabled them to endure for thousands of years.
The Journals of Jack Robertson-1866 Book Two
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jack Robertson, his family and friends leave Michigan and travel to Council Bluffs in the Iowa Territory where they spend the winter and join a wagon train West in the Spring. Jack's adventures never stop as he battles wits with highwaymen, train robbers, a con artist, and an enraged bull. Join Jack as two new young women come into his life and claim him as their own. Never fear, Jack has a plan.
I've been thinking about this some...A collection of Thoughts from the Journals of Jack Robertson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
I've been thinking about this some...is how Jack Robertson concludes each chapter in his four journals. He shares his impressions of how he feels about what has happened in each chapter and what he has learned from the experience. The moral that Jack shares will be something that you will want to quote over and over.